Morris Louis
Tau, 1960, 104 1/2 x 146 1/2 in. (265.4 x 372.1 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du339

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Collection:
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Gift of Carter Burden, Jr., 1977

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Carter Burden, Jr., New York



Exhibitions:

(E 78): New York: André Emmerich Gallery, 1964

(E 128): Seattle Art Museum (cat. no. 16, bw, reproduced upside down), 1967

(E 131): Washington, D.C.: Washington Gallery of Modern Art (cat. no. 6), 1967

(E 149): Syracuse, New York: Everson Museum of Art, 1968–69



References:

(B 125): S. T 1964, comm., p. 67

(B 141): Lippard 1965, comm., p. 35

(B 181): Hudson 1967, color, p. K1

Seattle Times, 12 July 1967, bw, p. 27

(B 191): Robbins 1967, bw, p. 65, comm., p. 66

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 111

Fogg Art Museum Annual Report 1976–1977, 1977–1978 (1982), bw, p. 93

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 339, color, p.164



ML number:
ML 3-95